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Italy: Workers union march to celebrate Renzi’s ‘No’ in Rome02:06

Italy: Workers union march to celebrate Renzi’s ‘No’ in Rome

Italy, Rome
December 5, 2016 at 01:51 GMT -00:00 · Published

The Unione Sindacale di Base (USB) workers union amassed in Rome’s Palazzo Chigi on Sunday evening before marching through the streets to celebrate the Italian constitutional referendum results following an early 'no' projection.

The protesters waved USB flags, lit flares and chanted “Renzi Go” as they marched from the Palazzo Chigi through the streets of Rome.

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced his resignation in Rome on Sunday evening following a 'no' vote on his referendum proposing constitutional reform. Renzi’s reforms would have removed the current system of so-called perfect bicameralism where the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate have the exact same powers within the legislative process.

Italy: Workers union march to celebrate Renzi’s ‘No’ in Rome02:06
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The Unione Sindacale di Base (USB) workers union amassed in Rome’s Palazzo Chigi on Sunday evening before marching through the streets to celebrate the Italian constitutional referendum results following an early 'no' projection.

The protesters waved USB flags, lit flares and chanted “Renzi Go” as they marched from the Palazzo Chigi through the streets of Rome.

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced his resignation in Rome on Sunday evening following a 'no' vote on his referendum proposing constitutional reform. Renzi’s reforms would have removed the current system of so-called perfect bicameralism where the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate have the exact same powers within the legislative process.

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